Economist and Nobel Prize winner Paul Krugman says that "in principle, you can have assets, which are considered valuable, even though there is nothing backing them," but he is skeptical about wh... Read More
A Chinese company is buying European assets. China's Midea Group Co is only seeking a 49% stake in German industrial robot maker Kuka, Handelsblatt reported, citing unnamed sources in the Germa... Read More
The hack sent the price of Ether plunging Friday.
The hacking, which siphoned off a third of the project's digital money, is likely to doom the investor-funded project, the Times reporte... Read More
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Bitcoin Just Got a Shoutout in a New US Supreme Court Opinion
That's not something you see every day: an opinion from the U.S. Supreme Court that makes a reference to cryptocurrencies.
On June 21, the Supreme Court issued a ruling on Wisconsin Central Ltd. v.
Stanford University Launches New Blockchain Research Center
A group of crypto startups and organizations are sponsoring a new blockchain research center headquartered at Stanford University.
The Center for Blockchain Research is being led by Dan Boneh and D
Ethereum Accelerator to Offer Crypto Coders Resources and 'Reality Check'
ConsenSys is launching Tachyon, the first ethereum-focused accelerator program in San Francisco, the firm announced Thursday.
Starting in September, up to 15 projects will receive between $75,000 t
Bithumb Working With Other Crypto Exchanges to Recover Hacked Funds
South Korea's Bithumb cryptocurrency exchange said Thursday that it may be able to reduce the financial damage arising from a multi-million dollar hack earlier this week.
In an update on its websit